Basketball Shooting Drills Articles

Features pro-tested basketball shooting drills that will make you more accurate. The shooting drills collected here come directly from NBA players and their coaches.

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5 Drills to Perfect Your Jump Shot

Great basketball shooters are made, not born. Besides talent, a good shooter requires excellent coaching and many hours of practice—at game speed. P...

7 Steps to a Perfect Free Throw

There are good free throw shooters, then there's Elena Delle Donne. The WNBA star's ability at the charity stripe is simply unrivaled by any other pro...

2 Great Basketball Drills to Do on Your Own

Formal basketball practice is obviously an important part of your development as a player. However, spending time practicing on your own will give you...

3 Surefire Methods for Increasing Your Shooting Percentage

You already know how to shoot. You've mastered your basic form and have gotten comfortable with utilizing it during games. But your shooting percen...

Why Simply 'Getting Shots Up' Isn't Enough to Make You a Better Shooter

It's been my experience that most basketball players are really good shooters in their driveways or when they are alone at the neighborhood court. How...

4 Things Youth Basketball Players Should Work on Every Single Day

There are four offensive traits every good basketball player should have. They are: A move that can create an opportunity in 2 seconds or less...

Basketball Players Should Learn the 1-Foot Floater to Score More Often

Any basketball player who works with me, regardless of their level or position, spends time working on their floater. The reason is simple: There will...

Scoring the Basketball: 4 Keys to Sinking More Floaters

As basketball has evolved, the floater has become a lethal weapon in the paint for players of all sizes and positions. There are three basic types ...

Why Youth Basketball Players Shouldn't Practice Shooting From Steph Curry Range

The world has never seen a shooter like Steph Curry. The two-time NBA MVP can confidently pull the trigger anytime he crosses half court. While mos...

4 Shooting Machine Tips for Young Basketball Players

"The Gun" by Shoot-A-Way is a shooting machine that has revolutionized the way basketball players train on their own. The machines can be found in gym...

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